The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 159 218 217
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -1
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 91 60 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.38% 0.79% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 0.95% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 78 52 71
Median salary £42,500 £43,750 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -0.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,650 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
User Stories
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5696 6289 6870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.57% 83.24% 81.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4725 5137 5653
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing User Stories as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

User Stories
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the East of England region.

User Stories Salary Trend in the East of England

User Stories
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in the East of England

User Stories
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -12 32 £51,000 +13.33% 4
Essex +24 17 £42,500 +7.59% 1
Hertfordshire +33 15 £42,500 -22.72% 2
Bedfordshire +9 13 £52,500 +34.61% 6
Norfolk +18 7 £47,500 +86.27% 1
Suffolk +12 7 £60,000 +50.00%
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing User Stories also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 146 (77.25%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (35.98%) C#
3 66 (34.92%) .NET
4 59 (31.22%) Finance
5 58 (30.69%) SQL
6 55 (29.10%) QA
7 50 (26.46%) Scrum
8 44 (23.28%) Microsoft
9 39 (20.63%) HTML
9 39 (20.63%) JavaScript
10 37 (19.58%) OO
11 34 (17.99%) Degree
12 31 (16.40%) Continuous Improvement
13 28 (14.81%) Business Analysis
14 27 (14.29%) Software Engineering
14 27 (14.29%) JIRA
14 27 (14.29%) TDD
15 26 (13.76%) MVC
15 26 (13.76%) SQL Server
15 26 (13.76%) Mathematics
15 26 (13.76%) SDLC
16 24 (12.70%) REST
16 24 (12.70%) XML
17 23 (12.17%) Unit Testing
17 23 (12.17%) Computer Science
17 23 (12.17%) Ajax
17 23 (12.17%) .NET Framework
17 23 (12.17%) User Experience
18 22 (11.64%) ASP.NET Web API
18 22 (11.64%) Waterfall

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (7.94%) IIS
2 10 (5.29%) Confluence
2 10 (5.29%) Drupal
3 7 (3.70%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (1.59%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.53%) CMS
5 1 (0.53%) JBoss
5 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (3.70%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.59%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.06%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.12%) SaaS
3 3 (1.59%) Datadog
4 2 (1.06%) GitHub
4 2 (1.06%) Trello
5 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.41%) HTTP
2 3 (1.59%) Internet
3 1 (0.53%) LDAP
3 1 (0.53%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.53%) SSL
3 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.59%) NoSQL
2 3 (1.59%) SQLPlus
3 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (14.29%) JIRA
2 17 (8.99%) NUnit
3 15 (7.94%) Selenium
3 15 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (5.82%) Hudson
5 9 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 9 (4.76%) Maven
6 8 (4.23%) Cucumber
6 8 (4.23%) JUnit
7 6 (3.17%) WebDriver
8 5 (2.65%) Visual Studio
9 4 (2.12%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (1.59%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 3 (1.59%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.59%) JMeter
10 3 (1.59%) Log4Net
10 3 (1.59%) Selenium IDE
11 1 (0.53%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 59 (31.22%) Finance
2 8 (4.23%) Games
3 7 (3.70%) Banking
3 7 (3.70%) Marketing
3 7 (3.70%) Retail
4 6 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.59%) Advertising
6 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 69 (36.51%) Analyst
2 58 (30.69%) Developer
3 50 (26.46%) Business Analyst
4 42 (22.22%) C# Developer
5 34 (17.99%) Software Developer
6 26 (13.76%) C# Software Developer
7 20 (10.58%) .NET Developer
8 19 (10.05%) Senior Developer
8 19 (10.05%) Senior Software Developer
9 17 (8.99%) C# .NET Developer
9 17 (8.99%) Product Owner
10 16 (8.47%) .NET Software Developer
10 16 (8.47%) IT Analyst
11 15 (7.94%) Business IT Analyst
11 15 (7.94%) IT Business Analyst
12 14 (7.41%) Scrum Master
13 13 (6.88%) Test Engineer
14 12 (6.35%) Insurance Business Analyst
14 12 (6.35%) Software Test Engineer
15 11 (5.82%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (34.92%) .NET
2 39 (20.63%) HTML
3 24 (12.70%) REST
3 24 (12.70%) XML
4 23 (12.17%) .NET Framework
4 23 (12.17%) Ajax
5 22 (11.64%) ASP.NET Web API
5 22 (11.64%) CSS
6 21 (11.11%) Web Services
7 20 (10.58%) ASP.NET
7 20 (10.58%) WPF
8 18 (9.52%) Entity Framework
8 18 (9.52%) WCF
9 15 (7.94%) XSL
10 13 (6.88%) HTML5
10 13 (6.88%) JSON
11 10 (5.29%) OAuth
11 10 (5.29%) XHTML
12 9 (4.76%) CSS3
12 9 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.76%) Mathematics
2 23 (12.17%) Computer Science
2 23 (12.17%) User Experience
3 21 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.29%) Algorithms
4 10 (5.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (5.29%) Replication
4 10 (5.29%) Statistics
5 7 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.70%) Minimum Viable Product
5 7 (3.70%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.65%) Fintech
7 4 (2.12%) Physics
8 3 (1.59%) Mobile Games
8 3 (1.59%) Social Media
8 3 (1.59%) Social Network
9 2 (1.06%) Blog
10 1 (0.53%) iPad
10 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.99%) Windows
2 15 (7.94%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.06%) Unix
4 1 (0.53%) Android
4 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (77.25%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (26.46%) Scrum
3 37 (19.58%) OO
4 31 (16.40%) Continuous Improvement
5 28 (14.81%) Business Analysis
6 27 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 27 (14.29%) TDD
7 26 (13.76%) MVC
7 26 (13.76%) SDLC
8 23 (12.17%) Unit Testing
9 22 (11.64%) Pair Programming
9 22 (11.64%) Waterfall
10 21 (11.11%) Use Case
11 20 (10.58%) Continuous Delivery
11 20 (10.58%) DevOps
12 19 (10.05%) Analytics
13 18 (9.52%) Kanban
14 17 (8.99%) BDD
14 17 (8.99%) Web Development
15 16 (8.47%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 68 (35.98%) C#
2 58 (30.69%) SQL
3 39 (20.63%) JavaScript
4 20 (10.58%) Java
5 18 (9.52%) VB.NET
6 12 (6.35%) T-SQL
7 11 (5.82%) Delphi
8 10 (5.29%) PHP
9 3 (1.59%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.06%) C
11 1 (0.53%) C++
11 1 (0.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (17.99%) Degree
2 8 (4.23%) ISEB
3 6 (3.17%) CBAP
4 2 (1.06%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.53%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (29.10%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.59%) HP Fortify
1 3 (1.59%) Nagios
2 1 (0.53%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 44 (23.28%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.29%) TOWER Software
3 8 (4.23%) CheckPoint
4 7 (3.70%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.59%) New Relic
5 3 (1.59%) Progress
5 3 (1.59%) Rally
6 2 (1.06%) Optimizely
6 2 (1.06%) Oracle
6 2 (1.06%) SAP
7 1 (0.53%) Coverity
7 1 (0.53%) IBM
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